The Encore Prize

The Encore Prize: Generation to Generation Challenge seeks applications from organizations and individuals who are thinking creatively about how to harness the skills and experience of encore-stage adults — people 50+ — in support of young people. Applications are open to ventures from all sectors (nonprofit, government, for profit) as well as individuals with a proven record of launching successful ventures. The Encore Prize invites applicants of all ages and backgrounds.

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The Prize will award five finalists personalized coaching, opportunities to pitch potential funders and a year of ongoing support. Two winners will split $100,000 in prizes.

The Encore Prize applications are open March 27 - May 7, 2017.

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